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Edenred: 56 pct of Romanian employees spend less than 30 minutes for lunch break

Food & Wine October 16, 2017 16:23 0 comments

A study of Edenred and GfK from 2015 revealed that 56 percent of Romanian employees spend less than 30 minutes for lunch break. Many employees skip the launch break because they say they are busy…more »

This weekend in Bucharest: Hilton Sunday Brunch

Food & Wine October 12, 2017 09:45 0 comments

Sundays are for relaxation, getting together with family and friends and enjoying good food. Join us every Sunday at Athénée Palace Hilton and enjoy an unlimited lavish buffet complemented by live cooking stations, a sumptuous…more »

Study: Romanians spend close to RON 150/month on kids’ school lunches

News October 04, 2017 13:14 0 comments

Romanian families spend close to RON 150/month on kids' school or kindergarten lunch. Conversely in other European countries parents spend 5 to 6 times more, according to a study by Unicorn Naturals. "There is still…more »

InterContinental Bucharest returns with fifth season of Brunchissimo at Corso Brasserie

Food & Wine September 27, 2017 17:02 0 comments

The fifth season of Brunchissimo at Corso Brasserie has started in late September at InterContinental Bucharest. The food highlight of Brunchissimo remains the sea food bar, with oysters, shrimps, fresh mussels, clams, vongole and octopus…more »

Repat eye: From killer moving air to planning your daily shower in Bucharest

News September 22, 2017 13:43 0 comments BR Exclusive

In our third monthly column reflecting on the Romanian experience from the perspective of a native whose life has primarily been spent abroad, BR’s resident repat will temporarily fill the expat’s shoes by musing on…more »

When Morgan Freeman talks to a Romanian woman …

Media & Marketing September 14, 2017 22:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

... it becomes viral. If you don't know what am I talking about, you probably missed the best-viral-wow brand activation of the year in Romania. As Madalin Nitis, Marketing Manager of Visa said, "Morgan Freeman…more »

Spa review: Indulge in a city break for wellness near Bucharest

Wellness September 08, 2017 14:44 0 comments BR Exclusive

It takes you exactly one hour from northern Bucharest to Sky Blue Hotel & Spa, a wellness and spa center situated in Paulestii Noi, near Ploiesti city. And there you’ll find well(ness) treats, from accommodation…more »

Bucharest restaurant review: Barrio

Food & Wine September 07, 2017 11:58 0 comments BR Exclusive

The only nice thing about Barrio is the building. It was a legal library for the Romanian Bar, right up to the 1930’s. It is a hugely attractive villa operating as a restaurant since the…more »

Divan Film Festival: Give Romanians a taraf to start buzzing

Cultural Calendar August 19, 2017 11:43 0 comments BR Exclusive

There are a lot of sayings and stories about the Balkan spirit. It’s the joy, the mood, the music, the food, the fun and definitely the ongoing party we are living on as people of…more »

Interview. Alecsandra Ionita (SmartExperience): Employees engagement – focus on well-being

Interviews August 11, 2017 12:03 0 comments BR Exclusive

Recently, SmartExperience, the well-being services provider operating in Romania, chose to expand in Switzerland. BR met with Alecsandra Ionita, well-being specialist at SmartExperience and discussed about the company’s plan for this year and the market…more »